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Craft Bar

) #124 of 275 Restaurants in Dunedin $$ - $$$ , ,
10 The Octagon, Dunedin, New Zealand
+64 3-470 1426
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chicken filo” (4 reviews)
“steak” (9 reviews)
“mash” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 The Octagon, Dunedin, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went in for a Craft Beer, a bit disappointed in the range to be honest, was expecting more than just Monteiths. Got hot chips to share with the kids, told it was a restricted only bar and we had to be with kids at all...More

Thank GypsyGirlMethven
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our late morning breakfast found us as the only customers. Food was good, not great, service was average but friendly.

Thank taxspeaker
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Visiting Dunedin with friends and needed somewhere for dinner at short notice, wandered around the Octagon and on a cool night the menu looked like what we were after - a better than average looking pub menu with solid favourites that were easy to choose...More

Thank sonyaf22
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Went for evening meal, had thai beef salad- wow!! Lovely meal, had banana dessert ( cant remember rhe name..but was amazing!) 1 portion is enough to share! Thankyou, great staff, great food, love the funny captions on rhe screens!! 4 of us ate here, can...More

Thank bighairbertham
Reviewed 22 March 2017

The location on the Octagon is great for people watching. We were looking for somewhere for dinner but although this menu didn't work for us in that way their Breads & Spreads with Turkish pide, ciabatta & dark rye breads hummus, parsley walnt pesto and...More

Thank Lavarcham
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Went with a family group of 7. Nice atmosphere, can sit outside on nice days and lovely and warm inside when the weather is cold. Great service, fast and friendly. Good variety on menu and well priced. I had the Chicken Filo and it was...More

Thank De-1807
Reviewed 26 February 2017

The setting in the octagon is nice and the outdoor seating gets the afternoon sun. The food was a let down though. I asked for medium-rare steak and it was well done and the potatoes were dried out. Our waitress was okay but not exactly...More

Thank manubird
Reviewed 22 February 2017

After looking at various restaurants on the octagon, we decided that this is the place for us. We got the quesadilla to split between us. It really wasn't enough for both of us - plus it had 3 pieces for 2 people which was another...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Monteiths beer is my favourite beer and was hoping to give the Craft bar more stars but I was really disappointed with the food. The food appeared to have been prepared earlier on in the day and had just been warmed up for service, didn't...More

Thank wykecliffe
Reviewed 6 February 2017

2nd visit here, enjoyed last time, ordered 2 glasses of wine and chicken quesadillas, an additional glass of wine and being promised the food was arriving shortly, 30 minutes later we paid for our3 glasses of wine and left. Service is very inconsistent in NZ!

Thank David I
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$22
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 The Octagon, Dunedin, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-470 1426
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